It may be spring break for nearly every student in the Santa Clarita Valley, but at McGrath Elementary School, the vacation gives 262 youngsters a chance to spruce up their language-arts, reading and math skills.
While some people may be scrambling to file their taxes, a group of local residents is getting ready to party like it's 1773.
An employee of fast-food Chinese restaurant Hungry Ninja in Valencia was arrested Friday and charged with making pictures of female co-workers undressing in a restroom, authorities said.
A 16-year-old boy was found stabbed on a Canyon Country bike path Friday night but refused to provide information about the stabbing to authorities, Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Department Sgt. Gary Parker said.
Actors of the Sunrise Service practice at Vasquez Rocks County Park before their matinee performance Saturday afternoon.
Rev. Lynn Jay remembers when, as a teenager, she sensed a growing interest in the ministry.
With local school districts facing deep budget cuts for the 2009-10 fiscal year, educators are keeping an eye on the ballot propositions upon which voters will decide in the May 19 special election. They worry that failure of the measures, which apparently face an uphill battle in earning voter approval, could result in a new round of education cuts.
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The Santa Clarita Valley Education Foundation will host the 25th Anniversary Teacher Tribute on April 30 at College of the Canyons to honor 54 teachers from six of the Santa Clarita Valley's school districts.
Easter's traditional egg hunt lasted only a couple of minutes for the hundreds of children who clutched colorful Easter baskets on the grassy field of Central Park in Santa Clarita Saturday morning.
Get ready for a full mailbox.
The AngelDogs Foundation offers free spaying and neutering for American pit bulls and pit mixes today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Villalobos Rescue Center, 36220 Anthony Road, Agua Dulce. The free services are limited to the first 30 owners to reserve a spot. Also included: free microchip and rabies shots, a free training workshop, one-on-one assistance for owners and their dogs, and music and refreshments.
Ava Bustamante has always been interested in math and science.
Deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station arrested two men for shooting out car windows with a BB gun in Valencia early Friday morning, a sheriff's spokesman said.
Former high school counselor Roselyn Hubbell must register as a sex offender and faces three years of probation and 30 days of community service after pleading guilty to one misdemeanor count of sexual molestation, according to a court document obtained by The Signal.
This skipper butterfly shares characteristics of both moths and butterflies, with a body, wings and antennae more like the former.
The California Supreme Court has declined to review of Palmdale's California Voting Rights Act case, though officials from the Antelope Valley city say they will continue to appeal the matter.
A couple depicted in a selfie that turned up in a burglary victim's cloud database took the photo on a cellphone bought at a San Fernando swap meet, the man in the picture told Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station detectives Thursday.
A Valencia man has been ordered to stand trial on a charge he shot a woman in the eye with a BB gun during a road rage incident in May. a District Attorney's Office spokeswoman said Thursday.
More than two years after they were arrested and charged with second-degree murder for the death of a friend while they were street racing on Sand Canyon Road, two young Canyon Country men pleaded no contest Thursday to lesser charges of vehicular manslaughter.
A retired sheriff's deputy accused of illegally firing his gun after neighborhood kids played a "ding dong ditch" prank on him received a probationary sentence Thursday after pleading no contest to the misdemeanor charge against him.
Family night at the cinema is practically an American tradition, but when the movie is shown on a big inflatable screen set up on the grass of a tree-covered park, the experience takes on a whole new dimension.
A statewide school facilities bond will not be on the November ballot due to a lack of support from the governor, its sponsors said this week.
SACRAMENTO – The California Senate gave final, unanimous approval Thursday to a bill by Senator Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills) to protect children from domestic abusers during court proceedings and after offenders are released from prison or jail. The vote came a day after the measure was approved 78-0 by the Assembly.
Several hundred people gathered at Saugus High School Wednesday night to memorialize 17-year-old Jennifer Stift.
Sheriff's detectives investigating a residential burglary at a Santa Clarita Valley home are asking the public's help in identifying two "persons of interest" depicted in selfie photographs discovered by the victim.
Progress continues on the project to widen the McBean Parkway Bridge in Santa Clarita near the Valencia Post Office, officials said Wednesday.
Escalating U.S. Forest Service firefighting costs have forced cutbacks in other services provided by the agency, curbing recreation, maintenance and conservation efforts nationwide, says a report released Wednesday.
Reports of possible gunfire near a Newhall elementary school prompted a brief school lockdown and road closure Wednesday morning, but the all-clear was sounded within 10-15 minutes, officials said.
A vigil is planned tonight at Saugus High School for Jennifer Stift, a Saugus senior who died this week after being struck by a car.